Associate Professor
Dian Tjondronegoro

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Personal details


Multimedia computing, Mobile computing, mHealth, Machine learning, Image processing, Facial expression recognition, Content-based video indexing, Internet of Things, computational wellness, Data science


Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing, Information Systems

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (Deakin University)
  • Graduate Certificate in Education (Queensland University of Technology)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (1st class Honours) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations


Teaching discipline: Information Systems.

Main Teaching Duties:

- Principal supervisor of research fellow, 5 PhD students, 1 Doctor of IT, and several master project students. - Coordinator of Mobile Computing specialisation in Bachelor of IT and Master of IT, teaching third year and master students in ubiquitous computing and mobile app development

Units taught:

IAB230 (Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing), IFN661 (Mobile and Pervasive Systems), and IAB330 (Mobile App Development).

Teaching principles:

Strong nexus of research-teaching-corporate engagement is the aim of my teaching/learning. Previously (since 2004), I have taught a wide-range of courses in IT, including: Mobile App. Developments, Emerging Technologies, Interaction Design, Web Development, Advanced Multimedia Systems, Multimedia Systems, Introduction to Databases, Professional Studies, Business Systems Analysis, and ICT life cycle. My teaching survey is always above 4.5 (out of 5), particularly on “the teacher has a good manner … friendly, helpful, enthusiastic, and professional” since 2004. My teaching excellence has been awarded with Vice Chancellor Performance awards and Faculty's Excellence in Teaching awards.

Course design experience:

  • 2013: Course design team - IN01 B.IT, proposing Mobile Computing minor
  • 2011: Course design team - Dual-Degree IT programs with BINUS (Indonesia)
  • 2010: Course design team - IT23 B. IT, proposing digital media major
  • 2009: Course design team - IT43 M. IT (Digital Environments)
  • 2009: Course design team - Dual-Degree IT programs with UBAYA and BINUS (Indonesia)

Teaching Awards:

  • SEF Award for Excellence in Postgraduate Research Supervision, QUT, 2012
  • Vice Chancellor Performance Award, QUT, 2010
  • STEM Award Supervisor Pedagogy, QUT, 2010
  • Vice-Chancellor Performance Award (Bachelor of IT Core Team), QUT, 2009
  • Faculty of Sci. Tech. Excellence in Teaching Award (Team leader), QUT, 2009
  • Faculty of IT. Excellence in Teaching Award (Individual), QUT, 2008
  • Vice Chancellor Performance Award (Outstanding Teaching Score), QUT, 2007
  • Faculty of IT. Outstanding Contribution for Summer Scholarships Students (inspiring a new generation of young researchers), QUT, 2007
  • Nomination for University Early Career Academic Award, QUT, 2007
  • Faculty of IT. Excellence in Teaching Award (Early Career Academic), QUT, 2006.


Selected publications

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